Dragonball Evolution is a 2009 American live-action film based on the Japanese Dragon Ball media franchise. It was directed and written by James Wong, and released by 20th Century Fox.
The story centers around the adventures of the lead character, Goku, around his 18th birthday, as he is asked to gather seven Dragon Balls to save the world from evil alien forces. On his journey, he meets several different characters who all join the quest and help him in his task.
The film stars Justin Chatwin as Goku, Emmy Rossum as Bulma Briefs, James Marsters as Piccolo Daimao, Jamie Chung as Chi-Chi, Chow Yun-fat as Master Roshi, Joon Park as Yamcha and Eriko Tamura as Mai. It was released in Japan and several other Asian countries on March 13, 2009, and in the United States on April 10, 2009.
Two thousand years ago, the demon Piccolo came to Earth, wreaking havoc with his minion Ōzaru. Seven mystics created the Mafuba and thought they sealed him away for eternity. However, Piccolo breaks free and…